Pope

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The first pope to resign in 600 years died on December 31st, aged 95 ...
Bells rang out over Jerusalem and the Palestinian territories and in cities the world over as leaders from Japan to Russia praised the late Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI. ...
Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI has died at age 95, the Vatican announced. His funeral is scheduled to be held on January 5 in St. Peter's Square. NBC's Molly Hunter reports on his life and legacy. ...
The ex-pontiff - who became first to resign in 600 years when he stood down nine years ago - died on Saturday in the Mater Ecclesiae Monastery in the Vatican. ...

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